Seymour Lubetzky (1898- ) was a professor in the UCLA School of Library Service (1960-69). The collection consists of subject
and correspondence files, lecture notes, and audio tapes from the 1930s through the 1980s related to Lubetzky's work in cataloging
and classification in the Library Information Science discipline.
Seymour Lubetzky was born in Zelwa, Poland, April 28, 1898; married Beatrice Charnas; BA, UCLA, 1931; MA, University of California
Berkeley, 1934; General Secondary Teachers Credential, 1932; Certificate of Librarianship, 1934; cataloger, UCLA, 1936-42;
Chief, Catalog Maintenance Division, Library of Congress, 1943-60; Professor, UCLA School of Library Service, 1960-69; received
Honorary Doctor of Laws presented by the University of California Regents, 1969; since 1969, he has written various articles
related to Anglo-American cataloging rules and has been an occassional guest lecturer.
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